The International Arab Journal of Information Technology (IAJIT)


A Novel Authentication Mechanism Protecting Users Privacy in Pervasive Systems


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[26] Weiser M. , The computer for the 21st century , ACM SIGMOBILE Mobile Computing and Communications Review , vol . 3, no. 3, pp. 3- 11, 1999. Mohammed Djedid is a PhD student at University of Sciences and Techno logy of Oran. His fields of research are user s privacy and anonymity preserving in Pervasive systems. H e obtained his Master of Information Systems Engineering in 2009. He has published in several peer reviewed journals, and participated at specialized co nferences in the field of pervasive systems (Ex: Int Conf. on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems , and forward thinking colloquy Milwaukee, USA -) . He is also a reviewer in the Wireless Personal Communications journal edited by Spri nger. Abdallah Chouarfia is a Professor in the Department of computer sciences at University of Sciences and Technology of Oran (USTO - MB) Algeria. He received the B.E. degree in Com puter science from CERI Algiers and Ph.D degree in software engineering from Paul Sabatier University Toulouse France (1983). He has more than 30 years of teaching experience. He has published more than 20 papers in International, National journals and conference proceedings. His areas of research are Software engineering and Networking including mobile A d-Hoc and security.